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  1. mushroom, mushroom cloud, mushroom-shaped cloudnoun

    a large cloud of rubble and dust shaped like a mushroom and rising into the sky after an explosion (especially of a nuclear bomb)


  1. mushroom-shaped cloud

    A mushroom-shaped cloud is a distinctive cloud formation characterized by a rising column of smoke and debris topped by a broad, round, outwardly spreading canopy. This cloud is most commonly associated with large-scale detonation of a nuclear bomb, although it can also occur with other types of explosions or volcanic eruptions. The formation is created by the intense heat of the explosion causing the surrounding air to rapidly rise, creating a vacuum that sucks in surrounding cooler air, leading to a turbulent, rotating airflow. This structures the cloud into a stem and a cap, resembling a mushroom.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mushroom-shaped cloud in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mushroom-shaped cloud in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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